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Hibiscus Festival Draws 10,000

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Danielle Deehl, Mariner Pete and Missy Hagen

Danielle Deehl, Mariner Pete and Missy Hagen

April 13-14: More than 10,000 people celebrated the weekend-long Hibiscus Festival in downtown Vero Beach. Hannah Trodglen was crowned 2012 Miss Hibiscus in Friday night’s pageant to kick off the festivities. Other weekend events included a 5K race, fine art show, children’s activities, marketplace vendor shopping and food, a shopping cart race, live music, wine tasting and an evening street party. All proceeds will be used to support the revitalization and historic preservation of downtown Vero Beach.

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